Fishing and Hunting Still Open:
Fishing and hunting for 2020 are still open per statewide seasons/regulations.  Licenses and permits to fish and hunt are required as usual.  Boat registrations may be renewed at county clerks offices by mail or drop-box.  Open-air sites such as public lakes/streams and wildlife management areas remain open.

State Offices Closed to In-Person Contact but Still Available to Help:
State offices and facilities are closed to in-person contact with the public to minimize health risks. Until further notice, please use this website, call us at 800-858-1549, or email Info.Center@ky.gov for assistance. 

Additional Information
For the latest information on the novel coronavirus in Kentucky, please visit kycovid19.ky.gov. Coronavirus and Kentucky Fish and Wildlife: answers to Frequently Asked Questions.

Boater Education

Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Division of Law Enforcement Boating Safety Equipment Checklist

  • Numbers Properly Displayed
  • Registration Receipt On Board
  • Wearable Life Jacket for Each Person On Board
  • Throwable Flotation Device
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Horn or Whistle
  • Lights (red, green, 360 degree white light)

For more information contact the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources at 1-800-858-1549.


 

Boater Education Classes Online for Certification

Take your pick!!! Each class will results in the student earning a Kentucky Boating Education blue card.  It's up to the customer to choose which class they prefer.

 

Instructor Lead Boater Education Classes

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Boater Education Card Reprint

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Court Mandated Online Course for BUI Offenders

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